Microsoft Windows 7 Level 2

1 day

Course Overview

This course is the second and the last in the series of Microsoft Windows 7 courses. This course is designed to provide you with skills that will help you manage some of the advanced tasks available in Windows 7. In this course, you will familiarize yourself with the advanced customization techniques and work with applications and programs in Windows 7. In addition to this, you will also work with Internet Explorer 8, manage network communications and data, and enhance system performance.

Course Objective

You will work with Microsoft Windows 7 to perform advanced tasks.

Target student

This course is designed for any knowledge worker or business professional who needs operating system and file management skills.

Prerequisites

To ensure your success in this course, we recommend that you take the following courses, or have equivalent knowledge.
Microsoft Windows 7: Level 1 (First Look)

Course Outline

Customizing the Windows 7 Environment

  • Apply Aero Features
  • Modify Display Settings

Configuring User Accounts

  • Create a User Account
  • Manage User Accounts

Working with Applications in Windows 7

  • Schedule Tasks
  • Work with Media Files
  • Explore Games
  • Manage Programs

Working with Devices

  • Modify Device Settings
  • Configure Removable Devices

Managing Networks

  • An Overview of Networks
  • Share Files and Folders
  • Manage Offline Files

Securing System Data

  • Back Up Data
  • Restore Data
  • Apply Security Settings

Enhancing System Performance

  • Improve Processing Speed
  • Optimize Power Consumption
  • Configure Windows Update Settings
  • Troubleshoot Problems

Working with Internet Explorer 8

  • Manage Favorites
  • Manage History Files
  • Configure Pop-Up Settings
  • Configure Internet Security and Privacy Settings